Intercultural Issues: Biliteracy  Thomas DeVere Wolsey, Ed. D. Walden University  Virtual Presentation at Universidad Dist...
<ul><li>Defining Biliteracy  </li></ul><ul><li>Program  </li></ul><ul><li>Curriculum  </li></ul>Biliteracy
<ul><li>Problematizing </li></ul><ul><li>Tasks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Simulations, case study, field work, readings, inquir...
<ul><li>What is Technology?  (Hughes, 2004) </li></ul><ul><li>What does it have to do with literacy and intercultural enga...
<ul><li>Culture and Literacy  </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Literacy is a social practice </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Culture and Literacy  </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>When cultures meet </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Language as...
Biliteracy and Culture  Source :http://cssfriendly.com /
<ul><li>Culture and Literacy  </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Literacy can be the lens, a kind of tool, for cross-cultural engag...
<ul><li>Culture of the Classroom  </li></ul>Biliteracy and Culture
<ul><li>Honigsfeld,A.,  Giouroukakis, V., and Garfinkel, J . (2011).  Immigrant literature in the secondary English classr...
<ul><li>Gonzalez N. Molll, L. C. & Amanti. C. (2005).  Funds of knowledge: Theorizing practices in households and classroo...
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  • Language is often a matter of politics and the language of the land is the language of the political group in power.
  • Intercultural Issues June

    1. 1. Intercultural Issues: Biliteracy Thomas DeVere Wolsey, Ed. D. Walden University Virtual Presentation at Universidad Distrital Franscisco Jose de Caldas June 15, 2011
    2. 2. <ul><li>Defining Biliteracy </li></ul><ul><li>Program </li></ul><ul><li>Curriculum </li></ul>Biliteracy
    3. 3. <ul><li>Problematizing </li></ul><ul><li>Tasks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Simulations, case study, field work, readings, inquiry </li></ul></ul>Biliteracy
    4. 4. <ul><li>What is Technology? (Hughes, 2004) </li></ul><ul><li>What does it have to do with literacy and intercultural engagement in the classroom? </li></ul>Technology
    5. 5. <ul><li>Culture and Literacy </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Literacy is a social practice </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Culture is the expression of social practice </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Identity </li></ul></ul></ul>Biliteracy and Culture
    6. 6. <ul><li>Culture and Literacy </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>When cultures meet </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Language as a resource (Gonzalez, Moll, & Amanti, 2005) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Language is the technology of critical thinking </li></ul></ul></ul>Biliteracy and Culture
    7. 7. Biliteracy and Culture Source :http://cssfriendly.com /
    8. 8. <ul><li>Culture and Literacy </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Literacy can be the lens, a kind of tool, for cross-cultural engagement. </li></ul></ul></ul>Biliteracy and Culture
    9. 9. <ul><li>Culture of the Classroom </li></ul>Biliteracy and Culture
    10. 10. <ul><li>Honigsfeld,A., Giouroukakis, V., and Garfinkel, J . (2011). Immigrant literature in the secondary English classroom: Rationale and recommendations. The California Reader , 44(3), 25-31. </li></ul>The Literature Students Read
    11. 11. <ul><li>Gonzalez N. Molll, L. C. & Amanti. C. (2005). Funds of knowledge: Theorizing practices in households and classrooms. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates </li></ul><ul><li>Hughes, T. (2004). Human-built world: How to think about technology and culture. Chicago: University of Chicago. </li></ul>References

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